Portraits
The Life of Thomas Gent

 

Welcome

Introduction

Preface

Part One

Part Two

Part Three

Part Four

Notes

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Portraits

  Portraits of Thomas Gent

In his printshop at Coffee Yard, York; a woodcut colophon.

In his study; rare frontispiece in my copy of Thomas Gent's 'History of Hull'.

Mezzotint by Valentine Green, from the oil partrait by Nathaniel Drake, published 21st July, 1771.

Engraving by P. Rothwell, 1812

Mezzotint by Augustus Fox, 1832; frontispiece to the Autobiography.

 

There is also a recenty discovered miniature of Thomas Gent at North Carolina in America. Unfortunately, requests for further information and a copy have not been replied to.